The Rise, Stratton, Dorchester

4 Bed House - Detached

The Rise, Stratton, Dorchester

4 Bed House - Detached


Property Overview

Parkers are delighted to offer for sale, this extremely desirable four bedroom property, ideally situated within the sought after village of Stratton. The property is set within well tended grounds and offers a great opportunity to acquire a beautifully maintained family home that boasts a rare attention to detail and enjoys an abundance of character features with neutral decor complimenting the style of the property perfectly. The property offers off road parking and a single garage. EPC rating C.

Key Points

  • Reception Rooms: 3
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3

Property Description


Stratton is a small village approximately 4 miles north west of the historic County Town of Dorchester. The village benefits from a local pub, The Saxon Arms, a village hall and large village green. There is a strong sense of community in this village with a number of active clubs and societies. The village itself is close to open countryside and offers numerous walks. In nearby Dorchester, amenities are plentiful including Brewery Square incorporating many famous businesses and eateries, a mainline rail link to London Waterloo, a cinema, arts centre, the County Hospital and the widely recognised development of Poundbury.


Entrance is gained via a hallway that sets the tone for the rest of the property, with generous room sizes creating a truly spacious and open feel.
A feature of the property is the wonderful sitting room, offering generous dimensions and enjoying plentiful natural light gained via a triple aspect. The room boasts a fabulous brickwork fireplace with multi fuel wood burning stove.
The light and spacious kitchen/breakfast room is well equipped with a comprehensive range of fitted units providing ample storage options, work surfaces and a wealth of integral appliances including a Range oven. There is ample room for a dining table, offering an ideal space for family dining. The property benefits from a separate utility room.
Also situated on the ground floor is a sizeable study and a cloakroom.
Stairs from the hallway rise to the first floor where there are four generous bedrooms, the master offering a dual aspect and benefiting from en-suite facilities.
Also situated on the first floor is the tastefully fitted family bathroom with a suite comprising a low level wc, a pedestal wash hand basin and a panel enclosed bath.
Externally, the property benefits from a good size, enclosed garden to the rear that enjoys a paved area abutting the property ideal for alfresco dining. There are areas laid to both lawn and shingle with a lovely summerhouse at the rear of the garden. There is off road parking and a single garage servicing the property.

Room Dimensions

Sitting Room

6.53m x 3.25m (21'05" x 10'08")

Kitchen/Breakfast Room

4.50m x 2.72m (14'09" x 8'11")

Dining Room

2.64m x 2.51m (8'08" x 8'03")


3.20m x 2.18m (10'06" x 7'02")

Utility Room

1.96m x 1.68m (6'05" x 5'06")

Bedroom One

6.53m x 3.28m (21'05" x 10'09")

Bedroom Two

3.18m x 3.02m (10'05" x 9'11")

Bedroom Three

3.20m x 2.59m (10'06" x 8'06")

Bedroom Four

2.84m max x 2.44m (9'04" max x 8'0")


Garage and Parking


Mains electricity, water and drainage are connected. Gas fired central heating. Broadband and satellite are available also.

Local Authorities

West Dorset District Council, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1UZ Tel: 01305 251010.
We are advised that the council tax band is F.


Strictly by appointment with the sole agents: Parkers Property Consultants and Valuers Tel: 01305 340860